The Advanced Authoring Format (AAF) is a professional file interchange format designed for the video post-production and authoring environment. It was created by the Advanced Media Workflow Association. The AMWA develops specifications and technologies to facilitate the deployment and operation of efficient media workflows, working closely with standards bodies like the SMPTE.
Is a format for flash animation, graphics, audio and video. Its main purpose - to work on the Internet. Images in SWF format scaled to any size without loss of quality and video is small in size and loads quickly.